Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Mr.Evil Creates Fake Charities to Fight Public Interest Groups like MADD, CSPI, and the Humane Society

Anyone who is familiar with nutrition advocacy will know the group, "Center for Consumer Freedom." It is an industry front group (started by Phillip Morris) that fights against food policies that could help us become a healthier nation. It just so happens that the man behind this, Mr. Berman, creates these fake charities to fight a bunch of organizations, from the Humane Society to MADD. He makes a fortune off these fake charities. This articles exposes it all.

Investigative Report: Richard Berman : The Humane Society of the United States

I found the quote from his son most damning:
"'My father is a despicable man. My father is a sort of human molester. An exploiter. A scoundrel. He props up fast food/soda/factory farming/childhood obesity and diabetes/drunk driving/secondhand smoke. He attacks animal lovers, ecologists, civil action attorneys, scientists, dieticians, doctors, and teachers. His clients include everyone from the makers of Agent Orange to the Tanning Salon Owners of America. …'"
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